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Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Open warfare has started between two senior officers of the Haryana police. Joint Commissioner Bharti Arora has accused her boss, Commissioner Navdeep Singh Virk, of framing a family in a rape case and harassing her for pointing it out. She has complained to the Director General of Police YP Singhal, demanding a probe into the matter by the Central...
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 24, 2015
Final arguments in the case of a woman executive's rape by an Uber cab driver resumed today in a court in New Delhi with the accused's submission claiming that the prosecution has planted a case against him.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 21, 2015
A court in New Delhi today fixed September 24 to hear final arguments in the case of rape of a woman executive by an Uber cab driver.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
A Delhi court has put on trial a BJP legislator from Haryana and two others for allegedly raping a woman in a hotel after giving her sedative-laced drink, saying that a prima facie case has been made out against them.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
A Delhi Police employee has been jailed for 15 years for raping and cheating a woman by concealing his first marriage, by a court which said that sentence for "outrageous crimes like rape and bigamy" must be a deterrent for others.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 10, 2015
The Supreme Court has set aside a Delhi High Court order that allowed rape-accused Uber driver Shiv Kumar Yadav to recall and re-examine prosecution witness in the Uber rape case. Yadav had wanted to recall 13 witnesses, including the young woman executive who had alleged rape.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A Delhi court has awarded 10-year jail terms to four people - earlier convicted for the brutal gang rape of Nirbhaya on December 16, 2012 - in a robbery case that occurred the same night.
Indians Abroad | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from Reuters) | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A woman who had accused a cab driver of raping her in Delhi in December last year, which sparked countrywide debate on women safety, has voluntarily withdrawn the case she had filed against the app-based cab service Uber in the US, according to a court on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
A Delhi court has granted liberty to a man to sue a woman for damages on account of frame-up after acquitting him of the charge of raping her and observing that he suffered humiliation and trauma besides the expenses of litigation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
One of the four men sentenced to death for the horrific rape and murder of a student in a moving bus in Delhi in December 2012, Vinay Kumar has been shifted to another prison where CCTV cameras are installed for surveillance, jail authorities told a Delhi Court today, the convict had claimed that he was being regularly assaulted by inmates earlier ...
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 20, 2015
One of the four men sentenced to death for the horrific rape and murder of a student in a moving bus in Delhi in December 2012, has alleged that he has been beaten up by other inmates at the Tihar Jail.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
A Delhi court today continued with the recording of a police sub-inspector's statement in connection with the case of alleged rape of a 52-year-old Danish woman by nine persons in Delhi last year.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
A Delhi court has recorded statements of three policemen in a case of alleged rape of a 52-year-old Danish woman in Delhi last year.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Greenpeace India has apologized unconditionally for mishandling in cases of alleged rape and sexual harassment of its staffers. The organisation also said that its delay in response was probed by the Greenpeace International, its global head office based in Amsterdam.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 7, 2015
A new law to try juveniles between 16 and 18 years as adults in serious crimes like rape and murder is a step closer to enactment with the Lok Sabha passing it today.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A 22-year-old woman has alleged that she was kidnapped and gang-raped by four men in a car in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, last night. She was found on a road, injured and with her clothes torn.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 6, 2015
International fugitive Raminder Singh, accused of raping a woman and attempting to sexually assault another in Scotland in 2012, has been arrested in Delhi, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Former top cop and BJP leader Kiran Bedi has said that the controversial BBC documentary on the Delhi gang rape case need not have been banned by the government without watching and analysing it, as it meets the "needs of crime prevention strategies" in chauvinistic segments of Indian society.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 12, 2015
At 13, she was kidnapped, gang-raped and tortured with lit cigarettes. Ten years on, trial will finally begin in the case after a court today rejected an appeal by the man who, along with five others, allegedly sexually assaulted her inside a moving car in Lucknow.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday March 11, 2015
At 13, she was kidnapped, gang-raped and tortured with lit cigarettes. Ten years on, a court will decide today on the appeal of the man who, along with five others, allegedly sexually assaulted her inside a moving car in Lucknow.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 10, 2015
The Supreme Court today stayed a Delhi High Court order allowing the rape-accused Uber taxi driver to recall and re-examine 13 witnesses in the trial. The witnesses in question include the victim, a 25-year-old woman executive, who had been raped in a taxi in December 2014.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today agreed to hear tomorrow the plea of 25-year-old woman, who was allegedly raped by driver of a Uber cab in New Delhi, against the Delhi High Court order allowing the accused to recall and examine 13 witnesses including the victim in the trial.
Delhi News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Sunday March 8, 2015
It has been three months since a 25-year-old financial executive was raped in Delhi, allegedly by a driver of app-based taxi service Uber, but during this time, she has had to "re-live the vicious attack multiple times."
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 5, 2015
The remarks by one of the Delhi gangrape convict blaming the victim for the assault are "unspeakable", UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's spokesperson has said, stressing the need for men to get involved in halting violence against women.